‘To me writing is a kind of listening. I don’t know what I am listening to, but I am listening!’
‘I don’t have a short answer to where I am from – but perhaps that lack of ‘place’ influences my writing voice.’
‘This is an exciting moment for Brazilian literature. We may see a batch of new, vibrant novels, really soon.’
‘I’ve never really had any readership, apart from fellow writers who have been forced to read my stories in writing workshops.’
Writer and filmmaker Ruchir Joshi on his essay ‘Tracing Puppa’, Calcutta and his dreams of writing for Granta.
‘How do you hold your own in such a climate?’
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